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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 369

    A MEISSEN 'SWAN SERVICE' PART TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND PRESSNUMMERN

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN 'SWAN SERVICE' PART TEA AND COFFEE-SERVICE
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND PRESSNUMMERN
    After the 18th Century original by Kaendler and Eberlein, moulded with cranes in flight above swans in reed beds on a shell moulded ground the borders painted with kakiemon sprigs below gilt end rims, comprising: a teapot and cover, a coffee-pot and cover, a circular sugar bowl and cover, a milk jug, six tea cups and saucers, six tall coffee cups and saucers, twelve side plates, a large spice box and cover, a two-handled rectangular tray, a sauceboat, a hexagonal tray, a small dessert-plate and six dinner plates


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